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Jonkershoek Nature Reserve

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Jonkershoek Road, Stellenbosch, South Africa
+27 21 866 1560
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Jonkershoek Road, Stellenbosch, South Africa
+27 21 866 1560
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Always have a fun time at Jonkershoek, it is a lovely hike and is always beautiful even in the drought we are facing.

Thank WineAlcoholic
Reviewed 1 week ago

A lovely circular drive on gravel roads, with options to stop off & follow walking trails. I visited on a rainy day! 40 rand per person is reasonable. Beautiful cape flora & wildlife, including baboons. Lots of mountain bikers, walkers & runners enjoying the firm...More

Thank JS_in_Bangkok
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wonderful reserve close to town, but feels like a really remote mountain valley. Walking, driving, jogging, biking all possible and a lovely cafe at the gate to recover!

1  Thank Peter_guest
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had an early morning hike in this beautiful reserve. The views were spectacular! The first section of the hike to the first waterfall was relatively easy the extended strip to the second waterfall was far tougher though. The second waterfall is however worth the more...More

1  Thank DeeVee89
Reviewed 15 October 2017

My favorite place to trail run, mountain bike, picnic, hike and swim in the river. Every season brings its own beauty and my children love it!

Thank Louise E
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

Jonkershoek is one of the most stunning hikes I have come across in the Western Cape. Every shade of green is visable in this reserve. The mountians are absolutely spectacular. There is a 17km hike (Panorama trail) which hosts picture perfect views. There is also...More

1  Thank fahimad2017
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

We had the opportunity to hike in Jonkershoek nature reserve. This is one of the most beautiful hikes in the area. Hikes range from easy to difficult. The hikescthat take you to the waterfalls are a must. Our hike ended on a painful note as...More

Thank Clinton C
Reviewed 17 September 2017

Hiking for everybody. Children to advanced hikers will love this place. Beautiful views and waterfalls.

Thank Renette F
Reviewed 21 August 2017

I've done most hikes in Jonkershoek over the years, having lived in Stellenbosch all my life. I know the valley very well and love to go up to the nature reserve at last once a month to walk the 10km circle or shorter 6km circle...More

2  Thank Marlize S
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Lovely nature, easy tracks as long as you are able to walk in stairs, and the waterfalls are beautiful, although small.

Thank Reskanin
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28 December 2016|
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Response from fahimad2017 | Reviewed this property |
There is a 17km hike (Panorama trail) which hosts picture perfect views. There is also the the 3 hour waterfall hike. There are the two popular waterfalls. The first waterfall is about a 15 minute walk and the second... More
7 July 2016|
Response from Irene_McC | Reviewed this property |
Hi - that totally depends on their individual state of fitness. There are several different tracks you can hike or just drive the circular route by car and get out at different points to stretch your legs. They will... More